Encounter with Bonezilla – New Cal’s Bonefish

Chasing bonefish in the late afternoon on the remote flats, far north New Caledonia

By far one of the most memorable fish I have ever seen in my life came on the 3rd day. As I swung to talk to Etienne, something caught my eye and we all gasped at the same time. A fish of more than a meter long cruised between us. I distinctly saw the stripes on its flank and the unmistakable green back.
“Are your Barracuda green here?” I exclaimed, refusing to believe what I was looking at.
“NO, Bonefish, Bonefish” came the urgent reply
“Oh my God!!” […]

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